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  1. 7 Series - F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 (2008 - 2015)
    Hoping for some insight here please! Had a catastrophic N63 failure 2 months back due to losing an oil cooler line while on the highway. Long story short, car towed to mechanic, new N63 long block swapped, and now mechanic doesn't know why there are about 80 something error codes when car...
  2. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    So I just bought an e46 doesn't have any issues but I'm trying to find an m3 swap anybody know where I can get a good motor and tranny? Should be plug and play other than dcm any help in the right direction would be appreciated thanks in advance 👍
  3. 7 Series - F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 (2008 - 2015)
    I have a 2010 750i and I would like to swap the transmission for an 8 speed that came in the 2013+ models. Has anyone done this? I’m looking for direction on what is needed. From what I‘m finding the dimensions are the same (let me know if I’m wrong about that). I’m thinking that getting the...
  4. E36 (1991 - 1999)
    Hello. I'm new to this forum but I'll be brief. I would like to know what would be easier. Swapping my manual 94 OBD1 E36 318i into an automatic 97 OBD2 E36 318i and converting to OBD2. Or... Stripping everything from the OBD2 automatic and putting everything from my OBD1 manual car into it. The...
  5. E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010)
    Ok so this is gonna be a fun one. Last year I flooded my MT 2006 650i in a puddle. It Sucked water into the intake and wouldn’t start. Far as I know bmw had it started on their computers but the electronics are shot engine wise. quoted some 9 thousand to replace every electronic module in the...
  6. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    hello everyone. I recently swapped my original bmw 318d m47 engine to a 320d m47. I kept my ecu/ brain from the 318d but now with the 320d engine in place i have no turbo pressure, allot of black smoke and the car almost hass no power. Do i need to program the ecu?
  7. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hello I'm looking to swap the complete drivetrain from my 06 530i into my project truck. This is the first time I'm working with anything BMW, yet alone modern automotive electronic. So I'm wondering what is the absolute minimum wiring harness I need for the engine to run and the transmission to...
  8. X5 F15 (2014 - 2018)
    Hi all, I am new to this forum. In the past 15 years I have driven multiple BMW's, and recently was fortunate to purchase a BMW X5 from the F15 generation. As this car is equipped with the standard Leather seats (2 electric movements inc. heating) and my previous BMW's all had sport seats, I...
  9. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hello, today i swaped my electric heated seats for the ones from E38 also electric and heated but they also do have a massage function which seems to be not working after pressing the button, do i need to wire something or code something ? Everything else seems to be working
  10. E36 (1991 - 1999)
    gday guys im new here but ive had a 1991 bmw e36 for a few years now and recently swapped in a m44b19 in it from a mates 1996 318ti, i also have a ews delete ecu. everything is wired in correctly and i can crank the motor but i dont have any spark or fuel, to clarify i can bypass the fuel relay...
  11. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    so... i picked up a 2001 325I with random missfires. i drove the car for about 15 minutes on the highway and it never overheated and ran pretty good being down 1 cylinder. ran a compression test 125psi cylinders 1- 5 cylinder 6 is zero. then i put an ounce of sea foam in each cylinder and let it...
  12. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    I just picked up a 2004 325ci with a blown head gasket, other than that, it's a beautiful car and I plan to keep it. I also have a 2001 330i which is not much more than a parts car but it has a strong motor, good compression, low miles, an ideal motor for a swap. Oh, and both are automatics. I'm...
  13. E36 (1991 - 1999)
    Hey guys, I'm currently doing a 1JZ swap in my E36 and I'm trying to look for what engine mounts to use. Is anyone familiar with this swap? any other tips you can give me would be appreciated!
  14. 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current)
    Hey guys, I just got a new 2020 750i M Sport and it comes with new design M Star Spoke in Jet Black its too much black for me. I would love if someone would swap me with the stock M Star Spoke Orbit Grey version. Please let me know.
  15. Cars - Private Party
    For sale is my very prized e30 1990 BMW 325i. Have owned it for 4 years, swap was done just under 2 years ago. Unfortunately have fallen on hard times financially and do not have the funds or the time any longer to finish the build (was going to do coilovers and s52 swap), so hoping I can find...
  16. E36 M3 (1995-1999)
    Hey everyone! It's been 10,000 years since I've been on and posted anything. I still have my Estoril Coupe which is being slowly and painstakingly restored to something reasonably close to OEM spec. It's currently at a body shot (8 months now) shaking off years of northern winters. I should...
  17. F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current)
    Hey guys, another vid I made for anyone looking to upgrade their trim to the LCI one with the LED lighting. Your car must have the ambient lighting option (you can check by seeing if the lower trim above the cupholders have an LED light that turns on when the interior lights are turned off -...
  18. 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001)
    Hi all, Does any one have any links or recommendations in regards to swapping an E39 M5 LSD into a 2001 740il? Thanks!
  19. E36 (1991 - 1999)
    Hello everyone! I am in the process of swaping my m43 engine over to either m44 or m42 , i know that the gearbox is the same and i need an exhaust and loom-ecu but what happens with EWS system? do i get to keep my own if i use an m44 since its obd II like my engine? Do i need to swap my current...
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